Members' Biographies


COMPENDIUM: Culture and Development - selection of online reference documents


Vibeke Munk Petersen


Vibeke Munk Petersen is head of Development Cooperation Programmes at the Danish Centre for Culture and Development (CKU). She has worked as sociologist in Sub-Sahara Africa and Asia over a period of more than 17 years on short and long-term assignments both as coordinator for Danish NGO’s and as team leader for the World Bank/DANIDA/EC/UNICEF, etc., and as partner (5 years) with Nordic Consulting Group. She has extensive experience in development evaluation, and has a strong record in working with partnership programmes covering funding, administration of programmes. From 2007 Vibeke has been working in her position at CKU, where she is responsible for formulating and administrating long-term culture and development programmes with the Danish Embassies/Danida in Afghanistan, Vietnam, Mali, Uganda, Tanzania and a Regional Programme in Africa within Design (Africa Design Network,DNA), covering 15 countries. Webpage: